|Birth: ||Sep. 24, 1929|
|Death: ||Apr. 11, 2014|
Ruth I. Hauptly
GRATZ — Ruth Irene Hauptly, 84, of 101 W. Market St., passed away Friday, April 11, 2014, at her residence.
She was born Sept. 24, 1929, in Klingerstown, a daughter of the late Sarah (Oswald) and Calvin Sherry.
Ruth was the wife of Edward Hauptly. The couple were married for 44 years.
She was employed as a seamstress, working at two shoe factories in Millersburg, as well as the Muth and Mummel Dental Laboratory.
Ruth was a member of the Friedens UCC Church of Hegins and the ladies auxiliary of the Valley View Fire Company.
She enjoyed sewing and quilting.
Surviving are two daughters, Sherry Erdman and her husband, Rodney, of Edman, and Sara Hauptly-Morgan and her husband, Randy Morgan, of Williamstown.; four grandchildren; a great-grandchild, and a sister, Emma Oxenrider.
She was preceded in death by her siblings, Mary, Hilda, Bertha, John and Frank; a half-brother, William Bressler, and a half-sister, Minerva.
A memorial service was held from the Stephen R. Rothermel Funeral Home, 1133 Ridge Road, Klingerstown. To sign the online guest book, go to www.srrfh.com.
Published in News Item on May 12, 2014
Calvin F. Sherry (1884 - 1952)
Sarah Julia Oswald Sherry (1889 - 1962)
Sarah Minerva Klouser Wentzel (1909 - 1979)**
Hilda E. Sherry Knorr (1917 - 1999)*
Emma H Sherry Oxenrider (1919 - 2014)*
Mary Affinia Sherry Oxenrider (1925 - 1987)*
Ruth Irene Sherry Hauptly (1929 - 2014)
Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend.
Created by: Joanne Gross Vaughn
Record added: May 12, 2014
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